Category Archives: coffee

A Public Service

It was a lonely highway and Shane had already been on the road four hours. He was relieved when he saw the sign for a roadside rest station. It promised a gas station, a pavilion with six restaurants and clean … Continue reading

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Virusgirl

After the morning rush at the coffee shop Sandy covered her mouth and ran to the back. Miguel noticed her and followed. “Are you okay?” asked Miguel. “I don’t feel so good,” mumbled Sandy. “You look pale.” “I threw up … Continue reading

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How To Build A Resume

“What makes chocolate amazing?” asked Natalie. “Besides the fact that it’s one of the few things that make life worth living?” said Julie. “Yeah, but why does it make life worth living?” “I heard it was one of the two … Continue reading

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The Pretentious Bean Café

Sitting in the frenetic neighbourhood Pretentious Bean Café, Stella noticed a well dressed man enter. He was tall and elegant with slightly greying hair. Stella followed him with her eyes as he browsed the merchandise by the pick up counter. … Continue reading

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Counter-evolution

Two retirees sat in the food court of the mall after their morning walk. “I read that the city outlawed tobogganing within city limits,” said Bert. “Why on God’s green earth would they do that?” asked Mortie. “Lawsuits. Someone got … Continue reading

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When To Know It’s Time For A Career Change

“I think it’s time for a career change,” said Darcy to her friends. “You love sales,” said Audrey. “And you’re really awesome at it,” added Jane. Darcy responded with a pained expression. “I don’t think I have a choice.” “Why? … Continue reading

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The R&D Department

Tanner settled into his chair across from an elegantly dressed young woman. He was still surprised at her invitation to coffee. All he knew was her name was Felicia, she worked in R&D, and she was the loveliest woman he’d … Continue reading

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